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Leonardo DiCaprio took an outrageous 8000 mile trip in a private jet to pick up an environmental award

Leonardo DiCaprio expanded his carbon footprint last week, taking a one-day trans-Atlantic roundtrip in a private jet. The actor, who entreated viewers to “work together” to fight climate change while accepting his first Oscar in March, flew 8,000 miles from Cannes to New York City to pick up an award from a clean-water advocacy group at the Riverkeeper Fishermen’s Ball, … 336 more words

An apology: why we're giving up cruising before we start

I’m going to eat my words.  Ready?

The worlds largest cruise ship and its supersized pollution problem

This cropped up on my radar (who am I kidding, my facebook newsreel) this morning.   568 more words

Travel

Challenge

You drink from a reusable water bottle or perhaps you don’t, but have always wanted to. This challenge is simple. Instead of buying a new bottle of water this week (or each day), carry a reusable water bottle and actually use it. 13 more words

Conservation

Living Small in a Tiny House

Everyone is always jumping at the latest fads, from Converse Shoes to Ship-lap Walls, society jumps on the train together. I can happily say that I am ready to jump on the newest fad, emerging from the Eco-friendly brains of the world, the Tiny House Movement is taking off. 405 more words

Adulting

Trip to Longley Lane Materials Recovery Facility

Join the Environment Team for a short trip to Longley Lane Materials Recovery Facility on Thursday 9th June, 1.30-4.30pm.

The site tour will show you how recycling is separated and sorted for recycling at a Materials Recovery Facility, giving valuable insight into the fascinating and often unseen wonderful world of waste. 34 more words

Manchester Metropolitan University

Just Eat It- film screening

On Thursday 26th May, from 5-7pm, the Environment Team are hosting a film screening of Just Eat It and a talk about food waste. 96 more words

Manchester Metropolitan University

Dingman EIR Disrupts the Real Estate Industry with Latest Venture, iUnit

UPDATE – Recently, we caught up with Brice to get a few updates on iUnit. Within the next few weeks, iUnit will deliver to tenants the first project and MVP. 538 more words

Entrepreneurship